July 31, 2012

Clif Bar & Company Recalls 6-Pack Coconut Chocolate Chip Bars Due to Package Mislabeling

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the recall of Coconut Chocolate Chip CLIF® Bars distributed to limited Target and Wal-Mart stores. The 6-packs may contain Coconut Chocolate Chip CLIF Bars that are mislabeled with White Chocolate Macadamia CLIF® Bar wrappers with a "Best By"date of 16MAY13G1 and do not list coconut in the ingredient statement.

Products meeting both the following criteria are affected:

  • 6-packs of Coconut Chocolate Chip CLIF Bars with "Best By" date 16MAY13G1 UPC: 7-22252-66030-5
  • Coconut Chocolate Chip CLIF Bars mislabeled in White Chocolate Macadamia CLIF Bar individual wrappers found in the above Coconut Chocolate Chip CLIF Bar 6-pack box with the same "Best By" date 16MAY13G1

Consumers who have coconut allergies should not consume the mislabeled bars and discard them to avoid the possibility of an allergic reaction.

The full recall can be found at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm313744.htm?source=govdelivery.

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